It is my honour and privilege, on behalf of the Indonesian Philatelists Association (IPA), to extend to you, be it juror, commissioner, exhibitor, stamp collector, postal administration, stamp dealer or visitor, a warm invitation to attend the forthcoming World Stamp Exhibition BANDUNG 2017, to be held in Bandung, Indonesia.
Beside expanding friendly relationship and maintaining the close co-operation among philatelists throughout the world, the objectives of organizing this exhibition are also offering philatelic tribute to celebrating the 72nd anniversary of Indonesia Independence Day, the 72nd anniversary of West Java Province, the anniversary of 217th of Bandung City, and promoting Wonderful Indonesia – the best tourisme destination Islands in the world.
This exhibition will be the third World Stamp Exhibition to be held in Indonesia, and will be the second in Bandung city after the very success World Stamp Exhibition Youth INDONESIA 1996. This exhibition BANDUNG 2017 World Stamp Exhibition Specialised Class covering 8 class of philatelic exhibit, will be held from 3rd – 7th August 2017 at the Bandung city biggest convention called Trans Studio Convention Center.
The holding of World Stamp Exhibition BANDUNG 2017 will be under patronage of FIP and auspices of FIAP, hence we would wish our appreciation for President of FIP and President of FIAP for their full support for this exhibition. A special word of thank also to Ministry of Communications and Informatics and Pos Indonesia for being the main support once again in holding this international event.
In conclusion, I am pleased to invite all of you to BANDUNG 2017.
President of Indonesian Philatelists Association (IPA)